Decatur, GA (October 3, 2020) – Around 6:50 p.m. on Saturday evening, October 3, a car accident with injuries occurred on a highway in Decatur.
DeKalb County officials confirmed that the accident occurred in the eastbound lanes of The Perimeter near the area of Clifton Springs Road and Flat Shoals Road. The accident involved two or more vehicles and led to extensive damages.
Numerous responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were present at the scene of the accident to assist those with injuries. The injured victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment.
Due to the severity of the accident, three right lanes of traffic were blocked in the area for some time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Georgia
Many car accidents take place every year in the state of Georgia. In just one hour’s time, it is estimated that approximately 70 car accidents occur due to the negligence of others. These accidents take place due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. Your life could be turned upside-down as you are taken to the hospital and kept from returning to work after you have been injured. You may wonder where you can turn in your dire time of need after a car accident, which is why you should always have a legal advocate on your side.
Nothing compares to the feeling of helplessness that you may experience after you have been injured in a Georgia car accident. Unfortunately, this is the feeling that hundreds of thousands of victims experience every single year due to the negligence of others. Being injured in a car accident can leave you feeling alone, which is why you should always have a skilled Georgia car accident attorney by your side to help you when it comes to your personal injury claim.
At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC, our accident attorneys have assisted those in need for years after they have been involved in serious car accidents. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to an accident that is not your fault. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward obtaining compensation for an array of losses such as medical expenses you have incurred, lost wages from missed time at work, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and so much more. If you have been injured, you have options. Please contact an accident attorney in Georgia at (888) 579-1790 for the assistance you deserve.
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Disclaimer: At Kenneth S. Nugent, PC Attorneys at Law, we are always looking to improve the quality and safety of our state and have been saddened by the outcome of many accidents across Georgia. We hope to inform those in our community about these accidents in the hopes that they will work to avoid serious Georgia accidents in the future. These posts are not to be taken as a solicitation for business. The information within should never be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We hope that all involved in these accidents will receive a speedy recovery.